News Releases

USDA Bioproduct Funding Paves Way for Soy Oil Rubber to Hit the Road!

December 21, 2022

Low-cost, longer-lasting soy oil option one of three pilot proposals selected Washington, D.C. Dec. 21, 2022. The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced projects that will be funded through its National Institute of Food and ...


Soy Products Likely to Get Boost Thanks to Biden EO

September 12, 2022

Biobased support & better biotechnology access among ASA shortlist of likes in announcement Washington, D.C. Sept. 12, 2022.  President Biden has signed an executive order launching a national biotechnology and biomanufacturing initiative that contains many ...


Soy Growers Pleased by USDA Collaboration on Agriculture Innovation Vision

January 12, 2021

Washington, D.C. Jan. 12, 2021. The United States Department of Agriculture has released its Agriculture Innovation Strategy Directional Vision for Research, the culmination of a months-long process of gathering and selecting information from the public ...


USB, ASA Highlight Checkoff Activities for Industry Leaders, Innovators

October 3, 2019

ASA teamed up with USB recently participating in two industry events to share valuable information about soybean checkoff-funded activities with numerous industry leaders and innovators. ASA facilitated USB’s sponsorship of the Ag Outlook Forum on ...


ASA Weighs in on Soy Ingredients to Armed Services Committees

August 29, 2019

ASA joined a group of 23 food and agriculture stakeholders in a letter asking Armed Services Committee leadership to allow public stakeholders to weigh in on food ingredient policy. The House and Senate Armed Services ...